The Mad Men Season Finale: Moment of ClarityTracie Egan Morrissey6/24/13 4:10pmFiled to: mad mendon draperalcoholism2829EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThe first season or two of Mad Men made drinking all day, womanizing all night, and chain smoking seem really glamorous. But Don Draper doesn't wear his unhealthy lifestyle as handsomely in 1968 as he did in 1960. Now pasty, puffy, and sweaty, his bloodshot eyes are the windows to someone who is dead inside. It did seem like this season was particularly morbid, leading many to believe that it might end in a violent death—but it ended in a symbolic one. Don Draper is dead. Dick Whitman lives.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.